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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOcnus capensis (Théel, 1886) 
AphiaID: 210927

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinodermata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinozoa (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolothuroidea (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDendrochirotida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCucumariidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOcnus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOcnus Forbes & Goodsir in Forbes, 1841
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCucumaria capensis Théel, 1886
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCucumaria capensis var. parva Mitsukuri, 1912
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCucumaria tegulata Augustin, 1908
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentacta squamosa Cherbonnier, 1970
Sources  basis of record Deichmann, E. (1948). The Holothurian fauna of South Africa. Annals of the Natal Museum 11 (2): 325-376 [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Habitat: Rock, khaki and black sand, gravel and nodules (Thandar, 1991).
General distribution: SW Atlantic Ocean, E. Indies, Phillipine Islands, China and South Japan (Thandar, 1991).
Also distributed in East Indies, Philippine, China and south Japan (Clark & Rowe, 1971). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:210927
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1998-08-06 08:08:59Z  created  Fondo, Esther
2000-09-29 10:30:23Z  changed  Garcia, Maria
2010-10-14 14:30:08Z  checked  Paulay, Gustav
  
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  Citation: Paulay, G. (2014). Ocnus capensis (Théel, 1886). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=210927 on 2014-07-28
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